The Curious Case of Display Case Backs

When we look at modern mechanical wristwatches, we can easily notice that most of them are equipped with a transparent case back. It’s a common feature regardless of the price range and country [...]


FAQ: What Determines the Condition of a Watch?

One of the most asked questions on watch forums is: “what do you guys think about this watch?” Generally, watch geeks have so much fun evaluating watches that it doesn’t even need to be asked. [...]


All You Need to Know About French Watches

People associate France with many things pleasant. The cuisine and the wines for example. Honestly, I do as well. I love a good dry red or rose from Touraine or the banks of the Rhone. Same goes [...]


Trends in the Vintage Watch Market 2018 – Dress Watches

After my latest article about the 2018 watch trends in the vintage watch market, I decided to go a bit more in-depth on the different styles of vintage watches. Today we’re talking dress watches!


How to Date a Watch in 16 Steps

One of the most common questions that vintage watch collectors ask is: when was my watch made? Sometimes this question can be answered immediately and sometimes it takes a bit more work. In this [...]